Snell Family History
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Snell Name Meaning
English: nickname for a brisk or active person, from Middle English snell ‘quick’, ‘lively’, in part also representing a survival of the Old English personal name Snell or the cognate Old Norse Snjallr.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Knell, Nell, Sell, Shell, Self, Hell, Stell, Still, Dell, Gell